UPDATE 9:45PM - South Korea reports 169 new cases, bringing their total to 1,146. Algeria reports its first case. In the United States, four more confirmed cases have been announced, bringing the US total to 57.
UPDATE 3:00PM - Italy reported 52 more coronavirus cases today, along with 3 deaths. Iran reported 34 more cases. Japan reported 10 more cases. Austria, Croatia, and Switzerland reported their first cases today, bringing the total number of countries with confirmed Wuhan coronavirus cases to 40.
2-25-2020 - The Wuhan cronavirus continues its slow march across the globe; now in
However, the situation is very different in South Korea, Italy, Japan, and Iran, where there is sustained local transmission and a fast raising number of confirmed cases and deaths.
South Korea: 977 confirmed cases and 10 deaths
Worldwide, there are
The virus is now in
Data sources: Johns Hopkins CSSE, WHO, CDC, ECDC, NHC, and DXY.
* China (and probably Iran) is severly under-reporting the true extent of the outbreak, according to most experts. Information leaking out of China indicates the real numbers of cases and deaths are likely 4X-5X the "official" numbers.
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